Browsing the April 2023 archive of Fr John's Weekly Message

Fourth Sunday of Easter, April 30, 2023

Posted by SJE Admin on 4/29/23

Dear Friends,

What a blessing you are! I thank God continuously for you and for all our families, and I pray that we may continue to be beacons of peace, love, and joy.

The Grotto work is finished except for a few items for which we are still waiting, ... Read More »

Third Sunday of Easter, April 23, 2023

Posted by SJE Admin on 4/26/23

Dear Friends,

WE DID IT AGAIN, ST. JOHN’S! The Grotto is complete! Kudos to you all! I am deeply grateful to God for enabling us to rally together to create such a fabulous place in which to honor our Mother Mary. In the Grotto, we also relish Mary in ... Read More »

Second Sunday of Easter/Divine Mercy Sunday, April 16, 2023

Posted by SJE Admin on 4/17/23

Dear Friends,

Mercy is the greatest attribute of God, and the Second Sunday of Easter is celebrated as The Sunday of Divine Mercy. It is a day during which the depths of Jesus’ tender mercy are open for all to draw upon.

Jesus’ desire that all know and call ... Read More »

Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of the Lord, April 9, 2023

Posted by SJE Admin on 4/17/23

Dear Brothers and Sisters,

Forty days ago, we set out on our Lenten Journey with a firm resolve to walk with Jesus as he journeyed toward Calvary and prepared to embrace the Cross. Some of us have been very successful and some did not quite make it as planned. ... Read More »

Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord, April 2, 2023

Posted by SJE Admin on 4/09/23

Dear friends,

Thank you for your generosity in supporting the Lenten Long Sleeve Shirt Drive to benefit the Farmworkers. Special thanks to Sherry and Karen for coordinating this effort. All the goods collected have been distributed to the Farmworkers. Your generous donations this year filled almost 100 extra-large trash ... Read More »